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25th District
2 May

About This Crime

On May 01, 2017, at approximately 9:12 p.m., the 16-year-old female juvenile was walking northbound on Long Ave. from Division St. (NE corner) when she noticed a small red 4-door sedan vehicle with a male black driver following her.


2 May 2017 Attempt Child Luring (JA247014) 25th Dist

24 Apr

24 Apr 17 Att Child Luring 25th District

Bureau of Detectives – Area North
Community Alert
Attempt Child Luring
(25th District – Grand Central)
About This Crime
On April 20, 2017 at about 1:30 p.m., a male subject was seen parking his vehicle on
4800 block of W. Shakespeare Ave. near school grounds during recess. The grounds
are bordered by a wrought iron fence. The male stood by his car with the driver’s door
open, watching the children for several minutes. The male began to make a beckoning
gesture with his hand, trying to get a male preschool student’s attention. Two school
employees, who had been monitoring the male offender, then walked towards him. The
male ran to the open driver’s door, and drove west on Shakespeare Ave., then north on
Lamon Ave., running the corner stop sign as he sped away.
About the Offender
Male White Hispanic, 36-45 year-old, about 5’6″ in height, weighing about 160 lbs., with
dark brown shoulder-length curly hair. Subject wore a black jacket, and a dark baseball
cap. No facial hair or glasses were seen.
About the Offender’s Vehicle
• Green colored older model four door sedan.
What You Can Do
• Call 911 to report any suspicious persons or activity.
• Walk in pairs.
• Don’t talk to strangers or approach strange vehicles.
• Be aware of your surroundings and travel in well lit and populated areas.
If you have any information about this incident, please call
Area North Bureau of Detectives at (312) 744-8200
Anonymous Tips can be submitted to TIPSOFT.COM
Reference – RD# JA232256
Alert # JA232256
April 24, 2017

19 Apr

On Saturday, April 15, 2017, at approximately 9:30 p.m., a 6-year-old female was in a grocery store located on the 3900 block of W. Diversey Ave., when a male White Hispanic approached her, motioned her over to him and kissed her on her cheek.

19Apr2017 CORRECTED – Wanted for Crim Sex Abuse (JA226451) 025th Dist


4 Mar

UPDATE: Photos have been added of the wanted offenders and vehicle used

04 Mar 17-Business Alert – Area North -Commercial Armed Robberies (P17-n-057ba (1))

Bureau of Detectives – Area North

Business Alert
Commercial Armed Robberies

014th, 016th, 017th, 025th Districts
(Area North)
About the Crime:
This alert gives notice of multiple Armed Robberies that occurred at businesses in
the 014th, 016th, 017th and 025th Districts on March 4th, 2017. Two offenders entered
the businesses, displayed a handgun and took money. The offenders fled the scene
in a dark-colored sport utility vehicle. Incident times and locations are listed below:
• 6500 Block of West Belmont Avenue on March 4th, 2017 at 2:07 am.
• 3200 Block of West Diversey Avenue on March 4th, 2017 at 2:55 am.
• 4300 Block of West Irving Park Road on March 4th, 2017 at 3:15 am.
• 3000 Block of North Pulaski Road on March 4th, 2017 at 3:41 am.
About the Offenders:
• Male White Hispanic, 18 to 40 years-old, 5’04 to 5’08, 170-200 pounds
• Male White Hispanic, 18 to 40 years-old, 5’03 to 5’08, 130-150 pounds
What you can do:
• Report suspicious activity immediately
• If you confront an assailant remain calm
• Remember any unique physical characteristics (ie., scars, limp, acne, teeth)
• Never pursue a fleeing assailant, provide the information to the police
• If approached by a witness to the incident, request contact information
• Dial 9-1-1 immediately and remain on scene when possible
If you have any information Contact the Bureau of Detectives – Area North
(312) 744-8263
RD#s JA-174354, JA-174350, JA-174366, JA-174382
Alert # P17-N-057BA
March 4, 2017

21 Feb
This alert gives notice to the residents of the 25th District (Grand Central) of recent Garage Burglaries that have occurred on Beat 2513, primarily in the area from Oak Park to Harlem, and North Ave. to Armitage. In these incidents, unknown offender(s) has forcibly or unlawfully entered the side door of the garage and removed property from the garage. For More Information Click Here